High income taxpayers cut back production
The picture isn't from the article. It's from a protest. But it fits what the article says.
Why kill yourself working if you're going to give it all away to people who aren't working as hard?
President Barack Obama's tax proposal – which promises to increase taxes for those families with incomes of $250,000 or more -- has some Americans brainstorming ways to decrease their pay, even if it's just by a dollar.
A 63-year-old attorney based in Lafayette, La., who asked not to be named, told ABCNews.com that she plans to cut back on her business to get her annual income under the quarter million mark should the Obama tax plan be passed by Congress and become law. ...
"We are going to try to figure out how to make our income $249,999.00," she said. "We have to find a way out where we can make just what we need to just under the line so we can benefit from Obama's tax plan," she added. "Why kill yourself working if you're going to give it all away to people who aren't working as hard?"
The answer is - Atlas Shrugged. Who is John Galt?
People aren't going to work just to give their money away.
I predict this will be widespread during the Obama years.
Obama is worse than Jimmy Carter. That's quite an accomplishment.